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Lizzette Larue (1870 - 1937)

LIZETTE LARUE (OTHERWISE LIZETTE LAROUE) is one of the people of the confluence: Tk’emlúps te Secwepemc She is the daughter of Abraham Larue, and his wife, Marie [British Columbia Mar...

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Sophie Maria (deceased)

SOPHIE MARIE (OTHERWISE MRS. DONALD MCLEAN, AFTERWARDS MRS. GRANT) is one of the people of the confluence: Tk’emlúps te Secwepemc According to Margaret A. Ormsby, Sophie Marie is the ...

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John McAulay (1889 - d.)

JOHN MCAULAY (OTHERWISE JOHN MCAULEY) is the son of Donald McAulay (Otherwise Donald McAuley), and his wife, Christina Cassmere. He was born in British Columbia in about 1889, probably at Cherry Cree...

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Donald McAulay (1830 - 1912)

DONALD MCAULAY (1830-1912) Hudson's Bay Company Servant, Gentleman Farmer, Dairyman and Cheesemaker gave up his father's name as John McAulay when he married Mary Anne Warpotksva in 1868 [British C...

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John McIver (1825 - d.)

JOHN MCIVER Hudson's Bay Company Employee, 1850-65 is not the same person as John McIvor although both men were employees of the Hudson's Bay Company and both are reported to have spent some time a...

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Frank Savona (b. - 1862)

FRANCOIS SAVONA (OTHERWISE FRANK SAVONA) Ferryman on theThompson River in British Columbia, Canada: He gave his name to the place-name Savona there, formerly Savona's Ferry Savona's Ferry Francoi...

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James Gaudie (1808 - d.)

JAMES GAUDIE (OTHERWISE JAMES GOUDIE) Hudson's Bay Company Servant: Blacksmith at Fort Colville, 1829-51 is the son of Peter Gaudie (Otherwise Peter Goudie), Blacksmith in Stromness, and his wife, ...

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Dugald MacTavish (1817 - 1871)

DUGALD MCTAVISH (1817-71) Factor and Chief Trader with the Hudson's Bay Company In 1792 Simon McTavish of the North West Company introduced himself to the Mactavish clan chief, Lachlan Mactavish, a...

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Joseph Otiekwaronni Jacobs (deceased)

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Angelique Falardeau (1845 - 1931)

ANGELIQUE FALARDEAU (OTHERWISE ANGELIQUE FILARDEAU, OR ANGELIQUE FALORDEAU) is one of the people of the confluence: Tk’emlups te Secwepemc Angelique Falardeau is the daughter of Michael Fala...

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James Alexander Teit (1864 - 1922)

JAMES ALEXANDER TEIT (FORMERLY JAMES ALEXANDER TAIT) An anthropologist and photographer who worked with Franz Boas to study Interior Salish First Nations peoples in the late 19th and early 20th centu...

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Joseph Larocque (1786 - 1866)

JOSEPH LAROCQUE Hudson's Bay Company Chief Trader Joseph Larocque, whose brother François-Antoine was also active in the fur trade, was the son of François-Antoine Larocque, member fo...

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Victoria (1871 - 1917)

VICTORIA (OTHERWISE VICTOIRE) is one of the people of the confluence: Tk’emlúps te Secwepemc She is the daughter of Louis and Eugenie, that is Louis Clexlixqen, Chief of the Kamloops ...

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Lucy Dave Casimir (1910 - 1965)

LUCY DAVE CASIMIR belongs to the Simpcw First Nation, being one of the people of the North Thompson River She is the daughter of David Casimir (Otherwise Dave Tom Kazmar), Chief of the North Thomps...

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Archibald McLean (1864 - 1881)

ARCHIBALD MCLEAN (OTHERWISE ARCHIE MCLEAN) Outlaw, Renegade, and one of the Wild McLean Boys: He was executed by hanging at New Westminster in British Columbia, Canada, on 31 January 1881 is the so...

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Charles McLean (1863 - 1881)

CHARLES MCLEAN (OTHERWISE CHARLIE MCLEAN) Outlaw, Renegade, and one of the Wild McLean Boys: He was executed by hanging at New Westminster in British Columbia, Canada, on 31 January 1881 is the son...

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Samuel Leask (1828 - 1906)

SAMUEL LEASK Hudson's Bay Company Servant 3 June 1828 Sandwick 14 June 1828 [Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950, index, FamilySearch] Hudson's Bay Company Biographical Sheets Red River An...

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Thomas Leask (1825 - d.)

THOMAS LEASK (OTHERWISE THOMAS LEASKE) Hudson's Bay Company Servant, 1844-63 is the son of John Leask, senior, shoemaker in Sandwick, and his wife, Marjory Wood. He was born on 15 February 15 Febru...

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John Leask, junior (1820 - 1903)

JOHN LEASK junior Hudson's Bay Company Servant, 1843-73 is the eldest son of John Leask, senior,shoemaker at Grindlabreck in Sandwick, and his wife, Marjory Wood. He was born on 15 November 1820 an...

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Captain Hector Munro (1796 - 1868)

CAPTAIN HECTOR MUNRO Alexander Mackenzie, MJL., History of the Munro of Fowlis with Genealogies of the Principal Families of the Name tp which are added thos of Lexington and New England (A. & W. Mac...

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Col Peter Hare MP (1748 - 1834)

Colonel or Captain? There were 10 companies in the Butler's Rangers and a Peter Hare was Captain of one of them. I wonder if this is the same P.H? There is also a Colonel Peter Hare listed somewher...

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John Leonard, younger (1856 - d.)

JOHN LEONARD younger (OTHERWISE JOHNNY LAYNARD, JOHNNY LEONARD, OR LEONARD JOHNNY) is one of the people of the confluence: Tk’emlups te Secwepemc John Leonard, younger, is the eldest son o...

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Gabriel Joyal (1871 - 1935)

GABRIEL JOYAL (OTHERWISE GABRIEL JOYEL) is one of the people of the confluence: Tk’emlups te Secwepemc Death of his daughter Josephine Gabriel Joyal reported the death of his daughter Jose...

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Michael Falardeau (1805 - c.1851)

MICHAEL FALARDEAU (floruit c. 1805-51) Hudson's Bay Company Servant: Middleman at Fort Vancouver and the Thompson River Post, 1827-40, Boute at the Thompson River Post, 1840-45, Boute and Middleman a...

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Mathilde Kounkounamilrken (1851 - 1948)

MATHILDE KOUNKOUNAMILRKEN is one of the people of the confluence: Tk’emlups te Secwepemc Canadian Federal Census 1881 Mathildie Kounkounamilrken, and her husband, Louis Falardeau, together...

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Louis Falardeau (1836 - d.)

LOUIS FALARDEAU is one of the people of the confluence: Tk’emlups te Secwepemc Louis Falardeau is the son of Michael Falardeau, and his wife, Genie (Otherwise Jenny Lucy). He was born at Kam...

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Chief Elie Larue (1872 - 1943)

CHIEF ELI LARUE (1872-1943) is one of the people of the confluence: Tk’emlups te Secwepemc Chief Eli Larue is the son of Abraham Larue (Otherwise Brem Larue) and his wife Marie [British Colu...

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Catherine Falardeau (1875 - 1937)

CATHERINE FALARDEAU (OTHERWISE CATHERINE KOUNKOUNAMILRKEN) is one of the people of the confluence: Tk’emlups te Secwepemc Catherine Falardeau (Otherwise Catherine KounKounamilrken) is the da...

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Mary Jane Leonard (1845 - 1911)

MARY JANE LEONARD (1845-1911) is the daughter of an Orkneyman named John Leonard, and his First Nation Canadian wife, Alkoh. She was born at Fort George in British Columbia, Canada, on 16 Apr 1845 [B...

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Grand Chief Nicola (1780 - 1865)

NICOLA (OTHERWISE HWISTESMETXE'QEN, OR N'KWALA) WALKING GRIZZLY BEAR Grand Chief of the Okanagan people and Chief of the Nicola Valley peoples, an alliance of Nlaka'pamux and Okanagans and the surv...

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Chief Robert Manuel (1947 - 1998)

CHIEF ROBERT MANUEL (1947-88) Chief of the Neskonlith Indian Band (1977-87); Member of the Executive Council of the Union of BC Indian Chiefs (1976-80); President of the Union of BC Indian Chiefs (19...

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Chief Arthur Manuel (deceased)

CHIEF ARTHUR MANUEL is one of the sons of George Manuel and his wife Marceline Paul [Wikipedia: Arthur Manuel] He is a former chief of the Neskonlith Band in British Columbia, and chairperson of th...

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Vera Ruth Manuel (1950 - 2010)

VERA RUTH MANUEL "Kulilu" (1948-2010) Vancouver-based Secwepemc-Ktunaxa playwright, poet, and storyteller is the daughter of Grand Chief George Manuel, and his wife, Marceline Paul [In Memoriam] ...

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Adolphe-Basile Routhier MP (1839 - 1920)

Adolphe-Basisle-Routhier wrote the poem that became Canada's national anthem, "Oh Canada". He was born 6 May 1839 in Sainte-Placide Quebec and died 27 June 1920 in Saint Irenee-les-Bains, Quebec. ...

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Matthew Stevenson Scarth (1865 - 1958)

MATTHEW STEVENSON SCARTH Canadian Settler is the son of Robert Scarth of Binscarth, and his wife, Jemima Eliza Stevenson. He was born on 9 March 1865 and his birth was registered at Firth and Stenn...

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Robert Scarth Rannie (1879 - 1958)

ROBERT SCARTH RANNIE Canadian Settler In 1898, at the age of 18, Robert Scarth Rannie, eldest son of Jane Jessie Scarth and Rev. Robert Robertson Rannie, emigrated from Shapinsay, Orkney, to Binsca...

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Mary Anne Warpotksva (1811 - 1922)

MARY ANNE WARPOTKSVA (OTHERWISE MARY ANN SCHETGUN, MARY ANN SCHELAIN, OR INDIAN MARY) is the daughter of Souvouekett. An obituary published in the Kamloops Standard-Sentinel shortly after her death...

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Honorable Donald Gunn (1797 - 1878)

HONORABLE DONALD GUNN Hudson's Bay Company Servant at York Factory, 1813-23, educator, scientist, historian, and member of the Legislative Council of Manitoba is the youngest son of William Gunn, t...

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Jean Gosselin (1666 - 1733)

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James Ross (1835 - 1871)

JAMES ROSS (1835-71) Canadian journalist, lawyer, and member of the provisional government established by Louis Riel during the Red River Rebellion of 1869-70 James Ross is the son of Alexander Ros...

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Alexander Murray (1839 - 1913)

ALEXANDER MURRAY Canadian politician in the province of Manitoba is the son of James Murray, and his wife, Elizabeth Holmes. He was born at Kildonan on 18 April 1839 and died at St. Charles on 12 M...

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George McLean, DCM (1875 - 1934)

PRIVATE GEORGE MCLEAN, DCM A Rancher who belonged to the Head of the Lake Indian Band in the Okanagan district of British Columbia. A Canadian WWI War Hero. He was the recipient of the Distinguished ...

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Sir Francis Stillman Barnard, KCMG (1856 - d.)

SIR FRANCIS STILLMAN BARNARD, KCMG Canadian parliamentarian and the tenth Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia is the son of Francis Jones Barnard, and his wife, Ellen Stillman. He was born at T...

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Donald McLean (1805 - 1864)

DONALD MCLEAN Hudson's Bay Company Employee, 1833-59, Chief Trader at Kamloops, 1855-59, and Rancher at Hat Creek: He was shot and killed in the Chilcotin Indian Uprising of 1864 is the son of Alex...

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Allan McLean (1855 - 1881)

ALLAN MCLEAN (1855-81) Canadian Outlaw, Renegade, and Leader of the Wild McLean Boys: He was executed by hanging at New Westminster in British Columbia, Canada, on 31 Jauary 1881 Allan McLean is th...

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John McIvor (1832 - 1913)

JOHN MCIVOR Hudson's Bay Company Employee, 1850-60, farmer at Port Hammond, 1860-1913 is not the same person as John McIver although both men appear to have spent some time at Cherry Creek in Briti...

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Constable Charles William Eagle, SAC (1867 - 1908)

CHARLES WILLIAM EAGLE (1867-1908) Trooper in the Canadian Mounted Rifles, and afterwards a Constable in the South African Police Force. He is the son of an English Rancher in British Columbia and a S...

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Reverend Canon William Alfred Burman (1857 - 1909)

THE REVEREND CANON WILLIAM A. BURMAN (1857-1909) Anglican Clergyman, 1879-1909, Missionary to the Sioux, 1879-89, First Head of the Rupert's Land Indian Industrial School, Founder of the Forestry and...

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John Leonard, elder (1811 - 1868)

JOHN LEONARD elder (OTHERWISE JOHN LENNARD, JOHN LINNIARD, JOHN LINNART, JOHN LINNEARD, JOHN LENNIARD, OR J. BAPTISTE LANOR) Hudson's Bay Company Servant, 1834-59, Settler at Kamloops in British Co...

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James Leonard, younger (1866 - 1962)

JAMES LEONARD younger fisherman at Goderich on Lake Huron, in Ontario, Canada, and later a crew member, and then captain of the ship which delivered oil and lighthouse keepers to the lighthouses ther...

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Francois Xavier Taronhiatehon Thibaudiere Delaronde (deceased)

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Ignace Awennaietha Rice (c.1784 - 1833)

Ignace Awennaietha Deer Rice B1784 was a hunter and also a trapper Judy Rice Ignace profile pic is his marriage document Jan 24,1804 and his sponsor was Chief Jacques Tareha who drowned Lake Superior s...

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Leon(Tekarihoken) Joseph Rice (1899 - 1971)

Caughnawaga,Que. baptismal certificate... from La PROISSE DE CAUGHNAWAGA,QUE.. pour l'annee mil 1899 the third day of August 1899, I the undersigned,curate of this parish, have baptized Leon-Joseph...

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Agathe (Kanonkwashon) Charlotte Delaronde (1844 - d.)

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Mary Ann 'Karonharoroks' Rice (1875 - 1932)

My Grandmother Mary Ann(Karonharoroks)Rice(Delaronde )was a midwife in the late 1895 and delivered a lot of babies in Caughnawaga Que now known as Kahnawake Que Judy Rice

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Paul Nioherasha (Thibaudiere) Delaronde (1813 - 1901)

Paul Nioherasha (Thibaudier)Delaronde born 1813 son of Voyageur Charles Francois Denys Thibaudiere Delaronde and Madeleine Pewadjwonokwe Delarond from Kanesatake their own ancestors include Simom @ Jea...

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Charles Francois Denys Thibaudiere Delaronde (1763 - 1840)

de la Ronde LETTERS - Ida Schneider to J. C. Bonenfant From the Nipigon Historical Museum Archives March 24, 1964 Mr. J.C. Bonenfant Bibliothecaire Hotel du Gouvernement Quebec City Canada Dear M...

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Chief Pierre Atawenrate (c.1814 - d.)

The Organization and Composition of Kahnawake’s Council of Chiefs Some writers of Kahnawake’s history have suggested that during the nineteenth century Kahnawake was governed by a council...

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Israel Tekarihoken Rice (c.1870 - 1937)

My Grandfather Israel (Tekarihoken) was a fur trapper and sold his pelts to the Hudson Bay company and he was a hunter also he was a cook in Lumber camps judy riceTEKARIHOKEN (Tegarihogen, Tegarioguen,...

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Arthur Joseph Rice (1910 - 1976)

Arthur Rice born 1910 was a prospector in Labrador Mining and Exploration Company in 1943 .Canada ,he worked in the Paymaster Mine in timmins ont in 1939, and was also a carpenter, he moved his young f...

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John Norquay MP (1841 - 1889)

JOHN NORQUAY Politician: He was elected by acclamation to Manitoba's first legislature in 1870. He first became minister of public works and later minister of agriculture. In 1878, upon the resignati...

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Reverend James Taylor (1850 - 1924)

THE REVEREND JAMES TAYLOR (1850-1924) sometime Anglican Missionary to the Ahtahkakoops Band of the Cree Nation, then Principal of Emanuel College (Indian Industrial School), and afterwards Secretary ...

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Lewis Campbell, Pioneer Rancher in British Columbia (1831 - 1910)

LEWIS CAMPBELL (1831-1910) Pioneer Rancher and Settler in British Columbia was a pioneer rancher in the Kamloops, area of western Canada. He and James Todd were the first settlers in what is now Ba...

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Sir Matthew Baillie Begbie MP (1819 - 1894)

SIR MATTHEW BAILLIE BEGBIE (1819-94) Chief Justice of British Columbia is the son of Major Thomas Stirling Begbie, and his wife, Mary Hamilton. He is reported to have been born on 9 May 1819 [Wikip...

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Gabriel Christie (1722 - 1799)

GABRIEL CHRISTIE(1722-99) British Army officer and seigneur is the son of James Christie, and his wife, Catherine Napier. He was born before 16 September 1722, the date upon which his baptism was r...

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John Henry McTavish (1837 - 1888)

JOHN HENRY MCTAVISH (1837-88) Member of the Manitoba Legislative Assembly, 1870, Founding Member of the Winnipeg Board of Trade, 1873, Member of the Northwest Territorial Executive Council, 1874, Lan...

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Forbes George Vernon (1843 - 1911)

FORBES GEORGE VERNON (1843-1911) Member of the Legislative Assembly of the Canadian province of British Columbia 1875-82, and 1886-94, representing the riding of Yale The short biographical account...

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The Honourable Andrew Graham Balenden Bannatyne (1829 - 1889)

ANDREW GRAHAM BALLENDEN BANNATYNE (1829-1889) Apprentice Clerk with the Hudson's Bay Company, 1843-51, and afterwards Canadian politician, fur trader and First Citizen of Winnipeg, Manitoba is the ...

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James Todd (Canadian Settler) (1832 - 1925)

JAMES TOD (CANADIAN SETTLER) (1832-1925) Sometime packer for the Hudson's Bay Company in British Columbia and his family established a ranch south-east of Kamloops, British Columbia. He and Lewis C...

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Adam Pinkney Heffley (1830 - 1872)

ADAM PINKNEY HEFFLEY (1830-72) was an American gold prospector, packer, pioneer rancher, and horse breeder, in British Columbia, during the third quarter of the nineteeth century. It was the Cariboo ...

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James Taylor (1828 - 1907)

JAMES TAYLOR (1828-1907) Hudson's Bay Company Servant, 1825-55 is the son of George Taylor, farmer and ground officer at Bewan, a small farm or croft in the Orkney mainland parish of Birsay. His mo...

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John Leod McDonald (1853 - 1906)

JOHN LEOD MCDONALD senior (1853-1906) Many of the firsts in Stony Plain can be directly attributed to their first settler. John L. McDonald was one of the first pioneers to truly settle in the area t...

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William MacTavish of Dunardry (1815 - 1870)

WILLIAM MACTAVISH OF DUNARDRY (1815-70) Twenty-first Chief of the Clan McTavish, The Hudson's Bay Company's Clerk/Accountantant at York Factory, 1833-46, The Company's Chief Trader at York Factory, 1...

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Honorable George Bohun Martin (1841 - 1933)

HONOURABLE GEORGE BOHUN MARTIN (1841-1933) Rancher and Politician is the son of Captain George Bohun Martin, R.N., C.B., and his wife, Isabella Harriett Briggs. He was baptised at Shelford in Notti...

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Alexander Ross (1783 - 1856)

ALEXANDER ROSS (1783-1856) Hudson's Bay Company Servant, 1821-25 Born in the Scottish Highlands, schoolteacher Alexander Ross immigrated to Canada’s St. Lawrence River Valley in 1804. Befrie...

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Gavin Hamilton (1835 - 1909)

GAVIN HAMILTON (1835-1909) Commissioned Officer of the Hudson's Bay Company: A pioneer among pioneers, and one of the notable factors of the early Hudson Bay days of the province of British Columbia ...

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Samuel Taylor (1811 - 1894)

SAMUEL TAYLOR (1811-94) carpentar and stonemason, first at Moose Factory in Ontario, Canada, as an employee of the Hudson's Bay Company, and then afterwards as a resident of the Red River Settlement ...

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Honorable William Bain Scarth (1837 - 1902)

WILLIAM BAIN SCARTH (1837-1902) is the second son of James Lendrum Scarth and his wife, Jane Geddes. He was born on 10 November 1837 and his birth was registered at Old Machar in Aberdeen, Scotland [...

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Dr. John Rae MP (1813 - 1893)

DOCTOR JOHN RAE (1813-93) Scottish Doctor, Hudson's Bay Company Servant, and Canadian Artic Explorer is the son of John Rae of Gorseness, sometime factor to Sir William Honeyman, Baronet, and his w...

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Howie Mandel MP

Howard Michael "Howie" Mandel (born November 29, 1955) is a Canadian comedian, actor, television host, and voice actor. He is well known as host of the NBC game show Deal or No Deal, as well as the s...

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Peter Robinson MP (1785 - 1838)

Peter Robinson Responsible for the emigration and settlement of over 2500 Irish emigrants in Canada under the Peter Robinson emigration scheme arranged by the English rulers Founder of Petersboro...

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Thomas Armstrong (1810 - d.)

Thomas Armstrong Irish emigrant settler from Kilfinane Ireland embarked on board of the HEBE transport for passage to Quebec from the Cove of Cork 8th July 1823. The Hebe arrived at Quebec August 31s...

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